Cambodia News: Mam Somaly

Project Futures: The Australian charity trying to end human trafficking | The Morning Show - 7NEWS

Project Futures: The Australian charity trying to end human trafficking | The Morning Show  7NEWS

Right now, more than 40 million people are enslaved across the globe - and two million of those are children who will be sold into the sex trade.

13 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Melody Towns: We need to confront persistent evil of slavery, even in Tasmania - The Mercury

Melody Towns: We need to confront persistent evil of slavery, even in Tasmania  The Mercury

It's a common question that is either driven by apathy or empathy, the two polar opposites to a problem that did not end years ago but is instead growing daily, ...

30 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

The Enduring Harm of the West's Moral Crusades - The Nation

The Enduring Harm of the West's Moral Crusades  The Nation

On Stonewall's 50th anniversary, the US should reconsider its global war against sex work.

28 Jun 2019 | 3:00 am

Artist Peter Max's wife found dead in a suspected suicide - CTV News

Artist Peter Max's wife found dead in a suspected suicide  CTV News

The wife of the artist Peter Max has died in a suspected suicide amid a family fight over her husband's work and allegations that he was being exploited.

12 Jun 2019 | 3:00 am

Mary Max, wife of Peter Max, dies in suspected suicide - Washington Times

Mary Max, wife of Peter Max, dies in suspected suicide  Washington Times

Mary Max, the wife of the artist Peter Max, has died in a suspected suicide amid a family fight over her husband's work. New York City Police say Mary Max was ...

11 Jun 2019 | 3:00 am

Sex, lies, and surveillance: Something's wrong with the war on sex trafficking - Engadget

Sex, lies, and surveillance: Something's wrong with the war on sex trafficking  Engadget

Silicon Valley's biggest companies have partnered with a single organization to fight sex trafficking -- one that maintains a data collection pipeline, is partn...

31 May 2019 | 3:00 am

Trump wants to treat human trafficking as an immigration enforcement problem, but that just makes it worse - Business Insider

Trump wants to treat human trafficking as an immigration enforcement problem, but that just makes it worse  Business Insider

The Trump administration's efforts to slow immigration are making conditions worse for undocumented workers and causing an uptick in human trafficking.

13 Mar 2019 | 3:00 am

There's no way to stop human trafficking by treating it as an immigration enforcement problem - Phys.Org

There's no way to stop human trafficking by treating it as an immigration enforcement problem  Phys.Org

Robert Kraft, the New England Patriots' billionaire owner, recently made headlines when he was charged with two counts of soliciting prostitution. The women ...

12 Mar 2019 | 3:00 am

Why I lied: Authors who faked their stories on what happened next - The Irish Times

Why I lied: Authors who faked their stories on what happened next  The Irish Times

On the first day of this year's Jaipur literary festival the American novelist AJ Finn, real name Dan Mallory, was interviewed on stage. He talked about enjoying ...

15 Feb 2019 | 3:00 am

Cardi B’s virtuoso pianist just stole the show at the Grammys – and Twitter is obsessed - Classic FM

Cardi B’s virtuoso pianist just stole the show at the Grammys – and Twitter is obsessed  Classic FM

Everyone is stanning Cardi B's very talented pianist, who opened the rapper's Grammys performance with some virtuosic broken chords.

12 Feb 2019 | 3:00 am

5 #GirlPower Moments You May Have Missed at the GRAMMYs - FLARE

5 #GirlPower Moments You May Have Missed at the GRAMMYs  FLARE

On music's biggest night, it was all about the ladies—and rightfully so. The 61st Annual Grammy Awards took place on February 10, and it's safe to say that it was ...

11 Feb 2019 | 3:00 am

Alice Walker, Answering Backlash, Praises Anti-Semitic Author as ‘Brave’ - The New York Times

Alice Walker, Answering Backlash, Praises Anti-Semitic Author as ‘Brave’  The New York Times

In a statement addressing the widespread outrage over her praise for a book with anti-Jewish overtones, the novelist Alice Walker called its author “brave ...

21 Dec 2018 | 3:00 am

Why Did the 'Times' Let Alice Walker Recommend an Anti-Semitic Book? - Pacific Standard

Why Did the 'Times' Let Alice Walker Recommend an Anti-Semitic Book?  Pacific Standard

In 1172, the Christian monk Thomas of Monmouth completed his book about the death and alleged miracles of St. William of Norwich. Thomas had been hard at ...

20 Dec 2018 | 3:00 am

Alice Walker endorsed a book by an anti-Semite in the New York Times - Haaretz

Alice Walker endorsed a book by an anti-Semite in the New York Times  Haaretz

Walker calls David Icke's 'And the Truth Shall Set You Free,' deemed too anti-Semitic to release by Icke's own publisher, 'a curious person's dream come true'

18 Dec 2018 | 3:00 am

Alice Walker: By the Book - The New York Times

Alice Walker: By the Book  The New York Times

The author, most recently, of the poetry collection “Taking the Arrow Out of the Heart” feels a duty to read about countries devastated by war: “The suffering, ...

13 Dec 2018 | 3:00 am

Susan Sarandon wows in a pantsuit and platform loafers at Together1Heart gala in NYC - Daily Mail

Susan Sarandon wows in a pantsuit and platform loafers at Together1Heart gala in NYC  Daily Mail

Sarandon was the guest of honor at the annual soiree. Together1Heart recognized The Feud star's 'fierce support' in the fight to end human trafficking.

2 Oct 2018 | 3:00 am

Why I Spent My Vacation Helping Others At This Rehabilitation Center - Sharnoff's Global Views

Why I Spent My Vacation Helping Others At This Rehabilitation Center  Sharnoff's Global Views

I would love to share my thoughts about MANASA, which is a rehabilitation and training center in Pamboor, Udupi, India.

24 Sep 2018 | 3:00 am

Blondie Performs At Star-Studded Red Dress Awards - Look to the Stars

Blondie Performs At Star-Studded Red Dress Awards  Look to the Stars

Woman's Day Editor in Chief Susan Spencer and Publisher and CRO Kassie Means hosted the 15th annual Woman's Day Red Dress Awards at Jazz at Lincoln ...

9 Feb 2018 | 3:00 am

'It's not about one woman': A young Australian's fight to end sex trafficking - ABC Local

'It's not about one woman': A young Australian's fight to end sex trafficking  ABC Local

Have you ever questioned the motivation behind your life's work? Stephanie Lorenzo did, and a year later she was in Cambodia, at the beginning of a ...

27 Nov 2017 | 3:00 am

The Beginning and End of Press Freedom in Cambodia - International Policy Digest

The Beginning and End of Press Freedom in Cambodia  International Policy Digest

With the closure of the The Cambodia Daily, Cambodia is losing its only true independent paper of record.

26 Sep 2017 | 3:00 am

“The Wrong Light”: Sex, lies and the story of Mickey Choothesa - Salon

“The Wrong Light”: Sex, lies and the story of Mickey Choothesa  Salon

Two documentary filmmakers uncover a massive hoax while shooting a documentary about sex-trafficked girls.

22 Jul 2017 | 3:00 am

Pizzagate and the Long Legacy of the Fabricated Sex Slave - Pacific Standard

Pizzagate and the Long Legacy of the Fabricated Sex Slave  Pacific Standard

Sex Slave Story Revealed to Be Fabricated.” This headline could have run in a recent Washington Post, atop any number of stories breaking down the ...

19 Dec 2016 | 3:00 am

Shay Mitchell on Pretty Little Liars, Her Instagram and Blog - TIME

Shay Mitchell on Pretty Little Liars, Her Instagram and Blog  TIME

For six seasons, the actress Shay Mitchell has been best known to viewers as Emily on Pretty Little Liars, bringing to life one of TV's most visible young LGBT ...

20 Jun 2016 | 3:00 am

Why Cambodia's sex workers don't need to be saved - PRI

Why Cambodia's sex workers don't need to be saved  PRI

Most sex workers in Cambodia, Hoefinger says, are not trapped by brothel overlords. They're instead trapped in a shattered economy where alternative options ...

29 Mar 2016 | 3:00 am

NGOs are great at demanding transparency. They're not so hot at providing it. - Washington Post

NGOs are great at demanding transparency. They're not so hot at providing it.  Washington Post

Justice Louis Brandeis famously claimed that sunlight is the best disinfectant. In recent years, “transparency” has become a buzz word, closely synonymous with ...

22 Feb 2016 | 3:00 am

Celebrity Red Carpet Style - Us Magazine

Celebrity Red Carpet Style  Us Magazine

Catch up on all of the eye-catching celebrity looks from the red carpet!

4 Jan 2016 | 3:00 am

Driver Involved in Caitlyn Jenner Crash Will 'Probably' Donate Any Settlement Money to Charity - Entertainment Tonight

Driver Involved in Caitlyn Jenner Crash Will 'Probably' Donate Any Settlement Money to Charity  Entertainment Tonight

A driver involved in February's fatal car collision with Caitlyn Jenner hopes to use her settlement money for a good cause. Jessica Steindorff, who was driving the ...

31 Dec 2015 | 3:00 am

'The Storm Makers' Shows Life After Human Trafficking in Cambodia - Newsweek

'The Storm Makers' Shows Life After Human Trafficking in Cambodia  Newsweek

Every year, thousands of Cambodians travel abroad to work in Thailand, Malaysia and Taiwan. After hearing fantastical stories of the material wealth and ...

29 Aug 2015 | 3:00 am

A year after her fall - The Phnom Penh Post

A year after her fall  The Phnom Penh Post

A year after Somaly Mam was forced to quit her own foundation, concerns remain as she attempts to rise phoenix-like from the ashes On May 28 last year, the ...

30 May 2015 | 3:00 am

The Lessons of Somaly Mam's Return: Charities Disgraced by their Founders - The Nonprofit Quarterly

The Lessons of Somaly Mam's Return: Charities Disgraced by their Founders  The Nonprofit Quarterly

January 26, 2015; Devex. The news last year that Somaly Mam was starting a new charity dedicated to fighting human trafficking and sex slavery raises the ...

18 May 2015 | 3:00 am

From brothel to sweatshop? Questions on labour trafficking in Cambodia - Open Democracy

From brothel to sweatshop? Questions on labour trafficking in Cambodia  Open Democracy

Garment manufacturers in Cambodia benefit when anti-trafficking programmes portray clothing manufacturing as the only viable and, crucially, moral labour ...

1 Apr 2015 | 3:00 am

Truth or fabrications: Somaly Mam - Rappler

Truth or fabrications: Somaly Mam  Rappler

A fallen anti-human trafficking activist fights to restore her reputation by setting up a new non-governmental organisation. How far will she go?

27 Mar 2015 | 3:00 am

AnnaLynne McCord supports Somaly Mam's new charity - Page Six

AnnaLynne McCord supports Somaly Mam's new charity  Page Six

Sex trafficking activist Somaly Mam, who resigned from her now-shuttered foundation last year following a damaging Newsweek article and investigation, has ...

8 Mar 2015 | 4:00 am

AnnaLynne McCord & Somaly Mam Celebrate International Women's Day at United Nations - Just Jared Jr.

AnnaLynne McCord & Somaly Mam Celebrate International Women's Day at United Nations  Just Jared Jr.

AnnaLynne McCord hugs good friend Somaly Mam close on the step and repeat at the 2015 UN Women For Peace Association International Women's Day ...

7 Mar 2015 | 3:00 am

Wiki activists help to write Cambodian women's history - The Phnom Penh Post

Wiki activists help to write Cambodian women's history  The Phnom Penh Post

Wikipedia's Khmer language coverage is patchy at best, and almost non-existent when it comes to profiling the country's most important women. This weekend ...

7 Mar 2015 | 3:00 am

'Newsweek' Turns 82 - Newsweek

'Newsweek' Turns 82  Newsweek

On February 17, 1933, 'Newsweek' entered the magazine business.

17 Feb 2015 | 3:00 am

Truth or Lies: Somaly Mam | Asia Pacific - Aljazeera.com

Truth or Lies: Somaly Mam | Asia Pacific  Aljazeera.com

101 East talks to Cambodia's fallen anti-sex trafficking icon as she fights to restore her reputation and save her NGO.

4 Feb 2015 | 3:00 am

Somaly Mam shoots for redemption with 'new' organization - Devex

Somaly Mam shoots for redemption with 'new' organization  Devex

After a controversy-filled 2014, Somaly Mam is establishing a new organization that aims to address the one thing she is passionate about: human trafficking.

26 Jan 2015 | 3:00 am

Officials Hand Donations to Somaly Mam's NGO - The Cambodia Daily

Officials Hand Donations to Somaly Mam's NGO  The Cambodia Daily

As disgraced anti-trafficking activist Somaly Mam steps up efforts to attract international funding for her flailing NGO Afesip, she continues to have prominent ...

31 Dec 2014 | 3:00 am

Disgraced Activist Somaly Mam to Launch New Organization After Resigning - Newsweek

Disgraced Activist Somaly Mam to Launch New Organization After Resigning  Newsweek

NEW YORK (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Disgraced Cambodian anti-sex trafficking activist Somaly Mam, who was forced to resign from her own foundation ...

24 Dec 2014 | 3:00 am

Somaly Mam Foundation closes as Mam vows to continue work - Sydney Morning Herald

Somaly Mam Foundation closes as Mam vows to continue work  Sydney Morning Herald

Bangkok: A foundation supporting anti-sex trafficking activist Somaly Mam has closed but the disgraced Cambodian woman feted at charity events in Australia is ...

28 Oct 2014 | 3:00 am

Cambodia: Charity Closes After Scandal - New York Times

Cambodia: Charity Closes After Scandal  New York Times

The Somaly Mam Foundation, which worked against human trafficking and sexual exploitation, has closed five months after its founder resigned amid ...

22 Oct 2014 | 3:00 am

Somaly Mam Foundation Closes - Newsweek

Somaly Mam Foundation Closes  Newsweek

The Somaly Mam Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to combating sex trafficking in Cambodia, has "officially ceased all operations, ended all grant ...

20 Oct 2014 | 3:00 am

Somaly Mam Foundation Shutters Operations - Chronicle of Philanthropy

Somaly Mam Foundation Shutters Operations  Chronicle of Philanthropy

The Somaly Mam Foundation, an anti-human trafficking organization that was thrust into the spotlight earlier this year after its namesake founder was accused of ...

14 Oct 2014 | 3:00 am

'A Path Appears' considers how and why we give - Christian Science Monitor

'A Path Appears' considers how and why we give  Christian Science Monitor

Can philanthropists save the world? NY Times columnist Nicholas Kristof and his wife Sheryl Wudunn take a look at well-intentioned efforts to give.

6 Oct 2014 | 3:00 am

When human trafficking becomes a Cause Celebre - Open Democracy

When human trafficking becomes a Cause Celebre  Open Democracy

Celebrities no longer just raise money and awareness. They offer advice about how to approach and 'solve' the human trafficking problem. The United Nations ...

6 Oct 2014 | 3:00 am

Cambodia Won't Let Somaly Mam Start New NGO - Newsweek

Cambodia Won't Let Somaly Mam Start New NGO  Newsweek

Somaly Mam may want to forget all about Newsweek's cover story on her in May and start over in her anti-sex-trafficking activism, but Cambodia won't let her, ...

3 Oct 2014 | 3:00 am

Who's Telling The Truth About Somaly Mam? A Smashed Icon, A Media Brawl—and a Comeback - Daily Beast

Who's Telling The Truth About Somaly Mam? A Smashed Icon, A Media Brawl—and a Comeback  Daily Beast

First, “Newsweek” called the charismatic anti-sex trafficking activist Somaly Mam a fraud. Now “Marie Claire” says “Newsweek” is guilty of careless reporting.

19 Sep 2014 | 3:00 am

Sex-slave crusader Somaly Mam: I didn't lie, I did nothing wrong - Page Six

Sex-slave crusader Somaly Mam: I didn't lie, I did nothing wrong  Page Six

Anti-trafficking activist Somaly Mam has spoken out to defend herself for the first time following a bombshell Newsweek story which portrayed her as a fraud, ...

16 Sep 2014 | 3:00 am

Book Publishing, Not Fact-Checking - The Atlantic

Book Publishing, Not Fact-Checking  The Atlantic

Readers might think nonfiction books are the most reliable media sources there are. But accuracy scandals haven't reformed an industry that faces no big ...

3 Sep 2014 | 3:00 am

America's Celebrity Obsession Shouldn't Dictate What Causes Get Attention - Chronicle of Philanthropy

America's Celebrity Obsession Shouldn't Dictate What Causes Get Attention  Chronicle of Philanthropy

The world's celebrity obsession grows every day. How else to explain why doing a Google search on the name Kim Kardashian gets 51 million results?

21 Aug 2014 | 3:00 am

Somaly Mam, Nick Kristof, and journalism's hero problem - Columbia Journalism Review

Somaly Mam, Nick Kristof, and journalism's hero problem  Columbia Journalism Review

Heroes are complicated and victims aren't always who we think they are. As journalists, we are storytellers lured by the power of a great narrative. But we are ...

16 Jul 2014 | 3:00 am

Somaly Mam Foundation Terminates Funding to Afesip - The Cambodia Daily

Somaly Mam Foundation Terminates Funding to Afesip  The Cambodia Daily

Anti-trafficking NGO Afesip has announced that funding from the Somaly Mam Foundation, which is the organization's primary donor, was completely terminated ...

27 Jun 2014 | 3:00 am

Somaly Mam pays high price for trafficking in untruth - Sydney Morning Herald

Somaly Mam pays high price for trafficking in untruth  Sydney Morning Herald

The fall from grace of activist Somaly Mam, the face of Cambodia's anti-sex trafficking movement, is potentially a setback for the campaign to protect the ...

19 Jun 2014 | 3:00 am

The White Knight - Slate Magazine

The White Knight  Slate Magazine

In April of 2010, New York Times opinion columnist Nicholas Kristof was preparing to head out on a reporting expedition to Sudan when he stopped in at the ...

18 Jun 2014 | 3:00 am

Cambodian Activist’s Fall Exposes Broad Deception - New York Times

Cambodian Activist’s Fall Exposes Broad Deception  New York Times

Activists say the story of Somaly Mam is part of a larger tale of deception meant to attract foreign money into impoverished Cambodia.

14 Jun 2014 | 3:00 am

How bad is sex trafficking in Cambodia? - Aljazeera.com

How bad is sex trafficking in Cambodia?  Aljazeera.com

The downfall of anti-sex-slavery activist Somaly Mam has led some to question the extent of trafficking.

9 Jun 2014 | 3:00 am

When Sources May Have Lied - New York Times

When Sources May Have Lied  New York Times

Trying to sort out the truth about Somaly Mam, a Cambodian activist against human trafficking.

7 Jun 2014 | 3:00 am

'Victims Can Lie as Much as Other People' - The Atlantic

'Victims Can Lie as Much as Other People'  The Atlantic

“There are various other tricks of the trade. I've learned when to be more suspicious of people…. I think there's a tendency to believe victims, for example.

5 Jun 2014 | 3:00 am

Sex Trafficking, Lies & Money: Lessons From the Somaly Mam Scandal - The Nation.

Sex Trafficking, Lies & Money: Lessons From the Somaly Mam Scandal  The Nation.

Why exactly did the telegenic Cambodian campaigner use fake trafficking victims to raise philanthropic cash from Westerners? And when will Nicholas Kristof ...

4 Jun 2014 | 3:00 am

Why Did Nicholas Kristof Believe Somaly Mam's Lies? - Reason

Why Did Nicholas Kristof Believe Somaly Mam's Lies?  Reason

Last week, Somaly Mam resigned from the foundation she co-founded seven years ago. Mam, dubbed "the James Frey of anti–sex trafficking activism" by my ...

3 Jun 2014 | 3:00 am

Somaly Mam and the journalistic ethics of covering assault and trafficking victims - Washington Post

Somaly Mam and the journalistic ethics of covering assault and trafficking victims  Washington Post

When Maya Angelou died last week, many of the remembrances of the poet included variants on one of Angelou's oft-repeated maxims: “The first time someone ...

3 Jun 2014 | 3:00 am

Somaly Mam, This Is What a Real Trafficking Victim Says - Daily Beast

Somaly Mam, This Is What a Real Trafficking Victim Says  Daily Beast

She was starved in New York with her baby and forced to have sex with as many as three dozen men a day. Why a Mexican teen is still terrified, even as her ...

31 May 2014 | 3:00 am

Somaly Mam And The Cult of Glamourized Victimhood - Daily Beast

Somaly Mam And The Cult of Glamourized Victimhood  Daily Beast

Yes, the famous anti-sex-trafficking activist fudged certain facts to gain attention for her cause—but this sorry tale should make us concerned about our own need ...

29 May 2014 | 3:00 am

Newsweek Somaly Mam: Sex-trafficking activist a fraud? - The Slatest

Newsweek Somaly Mam: Sex-trafficking activist a fraud?  The Slatest

Somaly Mam runs an organization that operates women's shelters in Southeast Asia. A prominent figure in the anti-sex-trafficking movement, she's spoken...

21 May 2014 | 3:00 am

Somaly Mam: The Holy Saint (and Sinner) of Sex Trafficking - Newsweek

Somaly Mam: The Holy Saint (and Sinner) of Sex Trafficking  Newsweek

Somaly Mam saved countless girls in Cambodia. Does it matter if key parts of her story aren't true?

21 May 2014 | 3:00 am

The Deadly Mission of Boko Haram - Newsweek

The Deadly Mission of Boko Haram  Newsweek

The kidnapping of 276 Nigerian girls has put Islamist militants Boko Haram on the map. What do they want?

20 May 2014 | 3:00 am

Swimsuit icon Chrissy Teigen gets wedding present from Stewart Rahr: $100K for charity - New York Daily News

Swimsuit icon Chrissy Teigen gets wedding present from Stewart Rahr: $100K for charity  New York Daily News

Everyone's favorite newlyweds, Chrissy Teigen and John Legend, got a stunning wedding present from one of the world's richest birthday boys.

22 Feb 2014 | 3:00 am

3 Female Human Rights Activists You Should Know - and Follow on Twitter! - Sharnoff's Global Views

3 Female Human Rights Activists You Should Know - and Follow on Twitter!  Sharnoff's Global Views

Who are some of your must-follow female human rights activists on Twitter? Leave a comment below and connect with us at @sgviews.

22 Dec 2013 | 3:00 am

How To End Modern Slavery And Human Trafficking - Forbes

How To End Modern Slavery And Human Trafficking  Forbes

Editor's Note: Somaly Mam is a global leader who has pioneered the movement against modern slavery for nearly two decades. She has been recognized as a ...

15 Nov 2013 | 3:00 am

Amy Robach's breast cancer diagnosis proves on-air medical tests are no laughing matter - Washington Post

Amy Robach's breast cancer diagnosis proves on-air medical tests are no laughing matter  Washington Post

Matt Lauer and Al Roker got prostate exams on NBC's “Today” show last week — while their colleagues giggled on-air and the snarky tweets rolled in. But just ...

12 Nov 2013 | 3:00 am

Dark truths or fiction? - Sydney Morning Herald

Dark truths or fiction?  Sydney Morning Herald

Raped at 12, forced to marry at 15 and then sold into prostitution, Somaly Mam has risen from Cambodia's brothels to be the glamorous, celebrity face of the ...

3 Nov 2013 | 2:00 am

AnnaLynne McCord was suicidal after rape ordeal - Express.co.uk

AnnaLynne McCord was suicidal after rape ordeal  Express.co.uk

Actress ANNALYNNE MCCORD seriously contemplated suicide after she was raped as a child.

28 Oct 2013 | 3:00 am

The Rise of the Somaly Mam Foundation - The Cambodia Daily

The Rise of the Somaly Mam Foundation  The Cambodia Daily

Since its creation in 2007, the Somaly Mam Foundation (SMF) has attracted top U.S. business leaders and Hollywood stars to the worthy cause of combating the ...

13 Oct 2013 | 3:00 am

20 ways to combat modern-day slavery - The Guardian

20 ways to combat modern-day slavery  The Guardian

From learning from survivors to improving data collection, our panel of experts offers advice on ending all forms of slavery.

5 Aug 2013 | 3:00 am

Glee's Dianna Agron and Somaly Mam Foundation Are On a Mission to Stop Trafficking. Find Out How You Can Too! - InStyle

Glee's Dianna Agron and Somaly Mam Foundation Are On a Mission to Stop Trafficking. Find Out How You Can Too!  InStyle

Read Dianna Agron's exclusive interview on helping the Somaly Mam Foundation put an end to the trafficking trade. Learn how you can too!

26 Jul 2013 | 3:00 am

Scouting Report - New York Times

Scouting Report  New York Times

Brooks Brothers creates a capsule collection for “The Great Gatsby” premiere; Holst + Lee joins Plum Alley, a new luxury e-commerce platform and other ...

17 Apr 2013 | 3:00 am

An Interview with the Somaly Mam Foundation - Sharnoff's Global Views

An Interview with the Somaly Mam Foundation  Sharnoff's Global Views

The Somaly Mam Foundation explains Cambodian anti-slavery activist Somaly Mam's heroic journey from Asia to the United States.

11 Jan 2013 | 3:00 am

Exposing Cambodia’s sex slave horrors - Irish Examiner

Exposing Cambodia’s sex slave horrors  Irish Examiner

SHE remembers a home that looked fancy on the outside but ominous on the inside, a dark maze of bare chambers. She remembers the parade of men, day by ...

5 Jan 2013 | 3:00 am

Interview: Chuck's Vik Sahay Talks Charity - Look To The Stars

Interview: Chuck's Vik Sahay Talks Charity  Look To The Stars

Best known for playing Lester Patal on NBC's Chuck, Vik Sahay is also a keen supporter of charity. LookToTheStars.org recently sat down and chatted with him ...

7 Dec 2012 | 3:00 am

PBS documentary 'Half the Sky' tells pain, hope of exploited women - Plain Dealer

PBS documentary 'Half the Sky' tells pain, hope of exploited women  Plain Dealer

It wasn't a juicy script that brought together a half-dozen Hollywood stars, including Meg Ryan, America Ferrera and Olivia Wilde. It was the chance to tell the ...

1 Oct 2012 | 3:00 am

AnnaLynne McCord Opens Up About Sexual Assault - Us Magazine

AnnaLynne McCord Opens Up About Sexual Assault  Us Magazine

The 90210 actress bravely shares her own experience to benefit the Somaly Mam Foundation, which aims to end modern day slavery and sex traffcking.

27 Sep 2012 | 3:00 am

Susan Sarandon and Heifer: Passing on the Gift in Cambodia - Condé Nast Traveler

Susan Sarandon and Heifer: Passing on the Gift in Cambodia  Condé Nast Traveler

I am in a van with Oscar-winning actress Susan Sarandon and her daughter Eva Amurri, bouncing along a dirt road in the Cambodian countryside, and are ...

21 Aug 2012 | 3:00 am

Somaly Mam and Susan Sarandon Give Shelter to Former Sex Slaves - Condé Nast Traveler

Somaly Mam and Susan Sarandon Give Shelter to Former Sex Slaves  Condé Nast Traveler

Somaly Mam, the founder of Cambodian shelters for former sex slaves, and Oscar-winning actress Susan Sarandon, a formidable fund-raiser for the cause, are ...

20 Aug 2012 | 3:00 am

Lesson Plan | What Is Modern Slavery? Investigating Human Trafficking - New York Times

Lesson Plan | What Is Modern Slavery? Investigating Human Trafficking  New York Times

Learning about the difficult topics of human trafficking and sexual servitude by reading the work of Nicholas D. Kristof, a Times columnist, in a lesson developed ...

6 Mar 2012 | 3:00 am

The Face of Modern Slavery - New York Times

The Face of Modern Slavery  New York Times

When 6-year-olds are sold to be tortured and raped, it's time for a 21st-century abolitionist movement to end human trafficking.

16 Nov 2011 | 3:00 am

Opinion | Fighting Back, One Brothel Raid at a Time - New York Times

Opinion | Fighting Back, One Brothel Raid at a Time  New York Times

The global movement against human trafficking is making progress. In Cambodia, I followed one of my heroes, Somaly Mam, in a raid on a brothel with ...

12 Nov 2011 | 3:00 am

Nick Kristof to the rescue! - Salon

Nick Kristof to the rescue!  Salon

Yesterday, New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof live-tweeted a brothel raid in Cambodia. Kristof's novel approaches to international women-rights ...

8 Nov 2011 | 3:00 am

LTTS Exclusive: Russell Simmons Honored At Somaly Mam Foundation Celebrity Charity Gala - Look To The Stars

LTTS Exclusive: Russell Simmons Honored At Somaly Mam Foundation Celebrity Charity Gala  Look To The Stars

On Thursday, October 20, Look To The Stars' Allison DiLiberto and Scott Cable attended the Somaly Mam Foundation's annual gala at Manhattan's Espace (635 ...

28 Oct 2011 | 3:00 am

Traffic Stoppers: Susan Sarandon, Petra Nemcova and Russell Simmons Show Support for the Somaly Mam Foundation - New York Observer

Traffic Stoppers: Susan Sarandon, Petra Nemcova and Russell Simmons Show Support for the Somaly Mam Foundation  New York Observer

It was a typical fall evening in New York: gusting winds, rush hour traffic and a charity gala. Political activists, ambassadors, State Department grandees and ...

25 Oct 2011 | 3:00 am

KarmaGoat uses Facebook to bring buyers, sellers together and send proceeds to charity - Daily Bruin

KarmaGoat uses Facebook to bring buyers, sellers together and send proceeds to charity  Daily Bruin

Upscale charity fundraisers weren't exactly on Jonathan Lehmann's post-grad radar. But then his online start-up company KarmaGoat caught the eye of the ...

25 Jul 2011 | 3:00 am

Shay Mitchell Joins Fight Against Sex Trafficking - Look To The Stars

Shay Mitchell Joins Fight Against Sex Trafficking  Look To The Stars

Pretty Little Liars actress Shay Mitchell recently joined the fight against sex trafficking. She visited Cambodia in February with the Somaly Mam Foundation to ...

15 Jun 2011 | 3:00 am

1 Reporter, 1 Evening, 5 Events - Wall Street Journal

1 Reporter, 1 Evening, 5 Events  Wall Street Journal

Marshall Heyman is often asked: How many parties do you go to in a night? In an experiment in stamina, agility and people skills, he hits five events on Tuesday.

19 May 2011 | 3:00 am

'America's Most Wanted' Airing Special Exposing American Pedophiles in Cambodia - Fox News

'America's Most Wanted' Airing Special Exposing American Pedophiles in Cambodia  Fox News

In a special episode of “America's Most Wanted” airing on FOX this Saturday, host John Walsh will take viewers to the front lines of the international battle ...

12 Nov 2010 | 3:00 am

Rescuing Child Sex Workers | February 12, 2010 | Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly - PBS

Rescuing Child Sex Workers | February 12, 2010 | Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly  PBS

Sold into sexual slavery early in her life, today Somaly Mam fights human trafficking and protects young girls in Cambodia against sexual abuse.

12 Feb 2010 | 3:00 am

Somaly Mam - The 2009 TIME 100 - TIME

Somaly Mam - The 2009 TIME 100  TIME

Somaly Mam and Cambodia's Khmer Rouge regime were born around the same time — when the U.S. began secretly carpet bombing her country. The bombed ...

30 Apr 2009 | 3:00 am

If This Isn't Slavery, What Is? - New York Times

If This Isn't Slavery, What Is?  New York Times

Anyone who thinks it is hyperbole to describe sex trafficking as slavery should look at the maimed face of a teenage girl, Long Pross.

3 Jan 2009 | 3:00 am

The Evil Behind the Smiles - New York Times

The Evil Behind the Smiles  New York Times

As long as 14-year-old girls are being jolted with electric shocks to make them smile before sex tourists in Cambodia, the abolitionist cause for slavery has not ...

31 Dec 2008 | 3:00 am